Human Trafficking and Study Abroad
AbstractThere are many risks that students face while abroad; from tragic accidents, illness, and disease to becoming victims of violent crimes. Human trafficking is an international threat facing everyone. While victims of human trafficking come from all walks of life, in particular, individuals belonging to vulnerable populations are often targeted for this method of exploitation. Cultural competency, language barriers, and ignorance as to resources are all factors which contribute to the increased vulnerability of students studying abroad. An institution providing opportunities for international study should develop an effective approach to mitigate the risk of human trafficking through programs designed to enable students to protect themselves and others effectively. This paper comments on best practices for risk management, and explores different avenues and relevant law for increased transparency in study abroad risk. View Full-Text
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Parker, T.S. Human Trafficking and Study Abroad. Laws 2017, 6, 14.
Parker TS. Human Trafficking and Study Abroad. Laws. 2017; 6(3):14.Chicago/Turabian Style
Parker, Taylor S. 2017. "Human Trafficking and Study Abroad." Laws 6, no. 3: 14.
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